Upcoming Events

14 October 2017

Richard Dance and Brittany Schorn will speak to the Yorkshire Archaeological and Historical Society and the Yorkshire Dialect Society on ‘Tykes and Vikings: Looking for the Old Norse Influence on Northern English Vocabulary’. Find out more here.

25 October 2017

Join us for a quiz evening at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas! More information can be found here.

14 February 2018

Sara Pons-Sanz will deliver the Helen Thirza Addyman lecture in York. Find more and book your tickets here.

 

Past Events

18 February 2017

Hear Richard Dance speak on ‘Vikings in your vocabulary: how Old Norse words moved in’ at the 2017 Cambridge History Festival; get tickets here

15 February 2017

Tune in to BBC Radio Cambridgeshire at 12.15 to hear Richard Dance, or catch it later here.

7 November 2016

Gersum at the British Library!
Richard Dance and Sara Pons-Sanz speak on ‘Viking Treasure in the English Language’; click here to book your free ticket!

29 October 2016

Join Brittany Schorn to learn how to ‘Speak like a Viking’ at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas; more information here

26 October 2016

Hear Richard Dance speak on ‘Vikings in your vocabulary: how Old Norse words moved in’ at the Cambridge Festival of Ideas; more information here

4 October 2016

BBC Interview October 2016: Brittany Schorn was interviewed by Dotty McLeod on ‘How to Speak Like a Viking’ on BBC radio Cambridgeshire. Listen here. (at about 1 hour 50 min)

16 February 2016

Gersum at the Jorvik Viking Festival!
Richard Dance and Sara Pons-Sanz speak on ‘Vikings in your Vocabulary’. Click here for more information.

3 February 2016

BBC Interview
PI Richard Dance interviewed on BBC radio York.